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Keyboard Shortcuts for Experiment Manager

Use these keyboard shortcuts when working with Experiment Manager.

Shortcuts for General Navigation

ActionShortcut
Show the access keys for the toolstrip

Alt+E

Not supported on macOS systems.

Move forward through the different areas of the Experiment Manager app, including the toolstrip, Experiment Browser, and experiment or results panes.

Ctrl+F6

On macOS systems, use Command+F6 instead.

Move backward through the different areas of the Experiment Manager app, including the toolstrip, Experiment Browser, and experiment or results panes.

Ctrl+Shift+F6

On macOS systems, use Command+Shift+F6 instead.

Move forward through the different elements in the start page, toolstrip, experiment pane, or results paneTab
Move backward through the different elements in the start page, toolstrip, experiment pane, or results paneShift+Tab
Select the current option in the start page or a menuEnter
Cancel the current action, for example, hide the access keys for the toolstrip or close a menuEsc

Shortcuts for Experiment Browser

Use Ctrl+F6 or Ctrl+Shift+F6 to navigate to the Experiment Browser. Then press Tab to bring into focus the project, experiment, or result that is currently selected.

ActionShortcut
Show the experiments in the project or the results for an experiment

Right arrow

If the contents of the project or experiment are already visible, pressing the Right arrow selects the first experiment in the project or the first result for the experiment.

Hide the experiments in the project or the results for an experiment

Left arrow

If the contents of an experiment are already hidden, pressing the Left arrow selects the project that contains the experiment.

Move to the next item in the browserDown arrow
Move to the previous item in the browserUp arrow
Open an experiment or result

Shift+F10 and select Open

Not supported on macOS systems.

Rename an experiment or result

F2

On macOS systems, use Fn+F2 instead.

Shortcuts for Results Table

Use Ctrl+F6 or Ctrl+Shift+F6 to navigate to the results pane. Then press Tab to navigate down to the results table.

ActionShortcut
Move to the next trial in the tableDown arrow
Move to the previous trial in the tableUp arrow
Move to the next column in the tableRight arrow
Move to the previous column in the tableLeft arrow

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